From Dr C R Houghton, a SMO with 77 Brigade (commanded by Michael Calvert); /1 Dec 1975 says were problems with lack of planes to evacuate casualties; Houghton thinks Wingate had arcus senilis; high praise for Calvert's leadership; /2 23 Dec 1975 asks if he not mention the fact that Houghton did not take his (anti-malarial) mepacrine tablets. /3 Copy letter (in holograph) 26 Dec 1975, Brockbank asks some further questions malaria and mepacrine; /4 22 Jan 1976 Houghton explains why did not take mepacrine, and did not get malaria until stationed in Bombay.
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- ReferenceGB 133 BCM/1/13
- Dates of Creation23 Dec 1975-22 Jan 1976
- Physical Description4 pieces